Google gaga for gaming

Google, which has been a looming threat in the gaming world, appears to be edging closer to becoming a major player in online games.

The search giant has invested at least $100 million in social gaming company Zynga, the developer of some of the biggest games on Facebook, including “FarmVille” and “Mafia Wars,” to help launch Google Games, which is expected later this year.

Read more at Daily Variety